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    Samuel Whelpley. Letters Addressed to Caleb Strong, Esq. Late Governor of Massachusetts, Showing, That Retaliation, Capital Punishments, and War, Are Prohibited by the Gospel; Justified by No Good Principle; Not Necessary to the Safety of Individuals or Nations: but, Incompatible with Their Welfare; Inconsistent with the Christian Character; and Contrary to the Laws of Christ. Providence: Miller & Hutchens, 1818. Third edition. Octavo. Contemporary quarter-calf over marbled boards, with manuscript title label on spine. Ex-library copy with bookplate of Stanford University Library. Extremities gently rubbed, bumped, soiled and edgeworn. Front hinge lightly cracked. Light foxing scattered throughout. Very good.

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    November, 2015
    26th Thursday
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